What is your finance strategy? How fundable is your business? What do investors want to know? What government incentives are out there to help you develop your business or product?

These questions and many more can be answered using tools from the MaRS website or by attending MaRS Mornings, MaRS Best Practices and Entrepreneurship 101 sessions at MaRS.

Live at MaRS this month, you can find out about demystifying the Scientific Research and Experimental Development Tax Incentive Program (SRED) and other tax programs. We’re also offering a management lecture on financial planning and budgeting. Or you can join your entrepreneurial peers in an experiential workshop designed to walk you through finance fundamentals.

If you cannot make it out to attend these events in person, try one of our four finance workbooks.

  1. Create a financial strategy.
  2. Develop a business plan.
  3. Target investors.
  4. Create an engaging financial pitch.

If videos are more your thing, we have some covering topics including:

The links in this newsletter will lead you to answers to the questions posed above. If you need more information, feel free to contact the education team at toolkit@marsdd.com.

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Sima Gandhi

Sima was the senior manager of MaRS’ Entrepreneurship Programs, Canada’s largest non-academic provider of entrepreneurship education. Sima has a varied background in private sector startups, spanning several industries including manufacturing, education and construction. See more…